Minotaur

Greek - A monster. A bull-headed man or a man-headed bull born to Pasiphae after she mated with Poseidon's white bull. It was shut up in the labyrinth built on Crete by Daedalus and was fed on the seven youths and seven maidens given every year (or every nine years) by the Athenians as compensation to Minos for the death of his son at their hands. Theseus offered himself as one of these youths and killed the monster. In some accounts, the monster was the offspring of Europa. Also known as Minotaur, Minotaurus, Minotaurus, Minotaur or Minotaur.
Greek - The sacred bull worshipped by a Cretan cult. Occasionally known as Minotaur, Minotaurus, Minotaurus, Minotaur or Minotaur.

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